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DRM test broadcast from KTWR Guam on 9 – 13 January 2017.  Details as follows: Date                     9 – 13 January 2017 Time UTC            1445 – 1515 Freq                     9910 KHz Power                  90 KW Mode                    B 64 QAM Azimuth               290 Target                  South Asia (Ciraf 41) Dates                   9-13 January 2017 Mail reports to     KTWRDRM@twr.org  ...

Delegates at this year’s annual General Assembly of the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union, hosted by the Indonesian public broadcaster, RRI, in Bali will be able to listen to live  live medium wave DRM transmissions on 20-24 October from one of the RRI MW transmitter in Denpasar, Bali on...

The IBC Show, which annually attracts some 150,000 visitors from over 160 countries, always comes too soon for us, after the European summer holidays. This year was no exception. The first event hosted on Friday the 9th September by GatesAir company gave us a few emotions....

The 11th SADC Digital Broadcasting Migration Forum will take place in Lesotho 15-18 March.  Delegates from the 15 SADC member countries will get the opportunity to experience live DRM digital radio quality during the DRM workshop as Babcock International will broadcast BBC programmes during the...

Under the banner “Digital Radio for All” visitors experienced the DRM sound where on the first day of the conference two live channels in DRM were demonstrated in a leading Indian car.  Visitors were also treated to quality DRM sound at the Nautel/Comcon stand. DRM Consortium member, NXP also announced a...

Today at the SADC (12 Southern African Development Community) Digital Broadcasting Migration Forum over 60 participants could get the latest DRM information from representatives of the Consortium and DRM Southern Africa Platform. They also had a chance to listen to a live shortwave DRM BBC...

The Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) Consortium is delighted to welcome the Indonesian public broadcaster, Radio Republik Indonesia (RRI) as a member of the Consortium.  DRM and RRI have also signed a cooperation agreement to introduce the DRM technology in Indonesia starting in 2016. The cooperation agreement...

Babcock International has been involved in DRM since the inception of the standard displaying a wealth of experience in the design, development, regulation and practical application of DRM as a dependable broadcasting medium, particularly in the HF and MF frequency bands. Babcock already provides DRM broadcasting...

India “one of the world’s largest radio deployments” is underway using DRM technology All India Radio started transmitting two of its channels - Vividh Bharati and FM Rainbow - in pure DRM digital mode. View here South Africa DRM Trial South Africa: Two Services One AM Frequency...

Australia has welcomed delegates to the latest HFCC conference on 24-28 August in Brisbane where representatives from the world’s leading international broadcasters will meet to facilitate the scheduling of analogue and digital (DRM) transmissions in the shortwave frequency bands.  Representatives from Ampegon AG, Continental Electronics...

Press Release  Release: 10 August 2015 Contact: pressoffice@drm.org   Digital Radio Mondiale is delighted to announce the Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation as a new member of the Consortium.  Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation, also known as Radio Pakistan, is a public radio broadcasting network, as well as a mass-media state-owned big corporation...

  The DRM Consortium was invited to participate with multiple presentations at this year's annual iTVF (Istanbul TV Forum organised in conjunction with the private radio stations' association RATEM). The conference focussed on the digitization of Turkish Broadcasting (TV and radio): Taking Turkey to Digital was...

On May 28th Brazil experienced the first DRM broadcast in short wave originating in Brazil mainly for Brazil. The public broadcaster in Brazil, EBC, with the collaboration of partners broadcast in DRM in the afternoon of the 28th with 130W in DRM in the frequency of...

On May 28th Brazil experienced  the first DRM broadcast in short wave originating in Brazil mainly for Brazil. The public broadcaster in Brazil, EBC, with the collaboration of partners broadcast in DRM in the afternoon of the 28th with 130W in DRM in the frequency of...

Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Jitendra Singh today inaugurated the 300 kilowatt DRM High Power Transmitter of 'Radio Kashmir' in Jammu. The new Transmitter will transmit All India Radio programmes all over the state, and beyond the borders. Director General of All...

Voice of Vietnam (VoV) President Nguyen Xuan Huy opened the seminar at the state broadcaster's headquarters in the old centre of Hanoi. Top representatives of the technical and content departments of VoV, the Broadcasting Engineering Centre, the Ministry of Information and Communications (Authority of Radio...

Press Release   Digital Radio Mondiale™ (DRM) and Radio Republik Indonesia (RRI) to Trial DRM Digital Radio in Indonesia   The Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) Consortium and the Indonesian public broadcaster, Radio Republik Indonesia (RRI), are pleased to announce a DRM30 digital radio trial and workshop in Jakarta, Indonesia...

Since last summer Radio Pulpit in Pretoria/Johannesburg has been successfully broadcasting a DRM programme in medium wave plus extra features 24 hours a day. The results of this first phase of the technical evaluation have exceeded expectations - both in terms of service quality and...

From 1st February a second DRM programme has been made available from the Radio Pulpit DRM test facility at Kameeldrift, north of Pretoria, digitally broadcasting in the former AM band at 1440 kHz transmitting.  Click here for the full Schedule...

The Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM)™ Consortium, its members and partners will have the richest and most complete presence to date at the 21st International Broadcasting Engineering Society of India (BES) conference and exhibition on terrestrial and satellite broadcasting, held in New Delhi, India, between 15th...

The Voice of Hope Africa has announced the purchase a shortwave transmission facility in Lusaka, Zambia.  Broadcasting from this facility will soon be available to potentially millions of African listeners. The station will embrace all new technology and is particularly excited about the potential of...

Press Release  For Immediate Release: Contact: pressoffice@drm.org DRM Enterprise Award 2014 Winner announced The Digital Radio Mondiale Consortium is delighted to announce that the recipient of their first DRM Enterprise Award is to the Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation (SIBC). The award conferred in association with the Commonwealth...

For many adopters of new technologies, the announcement of an exciting new product makes the adrenaline pump and the heart race - often followed by an equally strong reaction as the price tag is revealed!  But history demonstrates that while new products can indeed be...

Multi-standard chipsets supporting the full DRM standard have been in existence for some time. Recently NXP has made its high-efficiency chipset commercially available. It supports DRM30 and can be extended to DRM+ too - click here for more details.  Other options for DRM+, available from...

Press Release For Immediate Release     4th June 2014 Contact: pressoffice@drm.org Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) to participate with a special broadcast in the International Radio for Disaster Relief (IRDR) Trial on June 5th and 6th The Emergency Warning Features (EWF) of the DRM system will be featured in a special...

Press Release For Immediate Release 29th May 2014 Contact: pressoffice@drm.org Visit tmp.drm.org       Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) to participate with a special broadcast in the International Radio for Disaster Relief (IRDR) Trial on June 5th and 6th The Emergency Warning Features (EWF) of the DRM system will be featured in a special...

After a successful “open event” on March 26th, the DRM General Assembly (GA) met on March 27th to examine the activity of the past year,  the work done in particular markets (like India, Brazil, South Africa, some Asian and European countries ) and hear about...

Key experts from the DRM Consortium  conducted a very successful workshop at the Annual Asia Pacific Broadcasting (ABU) Digital Broadcasting Symposium held in Kuala Lumpur March 4th -7th 2014. The event,  “DRM-Unique Benefits for Your Needs” attracted over forty delegates from all over South-East Asia. ...

The test trial is run with a DRM+ transmitter on the 97.0 MHz FM band with a power of 500 Watts (ERP). The first six months of the test trial will be made in consultation with the Post- and Telecom Authority in Sweden (PTS). The aim...

The global market leader in semiconductors for car entertainment, NXP Semiconductors, a DRM Consortium member, has announced the introduction of a multi-standard software-defined radio co-processor capable of decoding all three major digital terrestrial radio standards including Digital Radio Mondiale™ (DRM). The new SAF360x series  offers...

SLIDES DRM FREE WEBINAR with Questions & Answers – 18th November 2013 The DRM Consortium held  a free webinar aimed largely at India  and open to worldwide participants with the participation of the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU). “DRM – Extra Features and Benefits – A Better Choice for Listeners”...

The 50th ABU General Assembly was opened this morning by the Vietnamese Prime Minister in Hanoi. The DRM Consortium was present and actively made the case for DRM in some of the committee sessions preceding the full assembly meeting. The updated xHE-AAC codec adopted by DRM...

The DRM Consortium will have a strong presence at this year’s International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) in Amsterdam 12th -17th September. This year the DRM Consortium will continue to advocate the benefits and take-up of Digital Radio. DRM will be making two presentations in the EBU theatre...

Industry experts from the DRM Consortium will be hosting a workshop session on the topic: ‘Digital Radio Mondiale - The Flexible Choice for a Digital Roll Out’ at the forthcoming South African Broadcasting Association (SABA) Digital Broadcasting Infrastructure and Platforms in Johannesburg, South Africa on...

The Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) Consortium event will be hosted by Nautel on Tuesday, April 9th 2013 1500 - 1700 at the Nautel Booth, C2207. Entitled “Building for the 1st Billion Listeners,” the DRM presentation and networking event will feature presentations by DRM officials and...

The first day of the recent German DRM Platform conference featured presentations demonstrations, and discussions of the worldwide applications of Emergency Warning Functionality (EWF). EWF is a feature of DRM that provides a pre-warning of disasters as well as information during disasters through a radio...

For the coverage of India and its 1.2 billion citizens, the public broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) has a vast network of 143 MW transmitters giving service to over 98.4% population of the country. Up until recently, all these transmitters were operating in analogue and...

Radio is still the main distribution technology able to reach millions of listener during their daily activities and movements between home and work, for private or business travel. The news and light entertainment provided in the car, at work or at home often accompany listeners...

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